Beer Quotes

"Beer is proof that God loves us and wants us to be happy."
- Benjamin Franklin*
"Beer: helping ugly people have sex since 3000 B.C."
- W.C. Fields
"To some it's a six-pack, to me it's a 'support group.' Salvation in a can!"
- Leo Durocher
"When I read about the evils of drinking, I gave up reading."
- Paul Hornung
"I feel sorry for people who don't drink. When they wake up in the morning, that's as good as they're going to feel all day."
- Lyndon B. Johnson
"24 hours in a day, 24 beers in a case. Coincidence? I think not."
- H.L. Mencken
"Beer: The cause of, and solution to, all of life's problems."
- Homer Simpson
"Without question, the greatest invention in the history of mankind is beer. Oh, I grant you that the wheel was also a fine invention, but the wheel does not go nearly as well with pizza."
- Dave Barry
"Sometimes when I reflect on all the beer I drink, I feel ashamed. Then I look into the glass and think about the workers in the brewery and all of their hopes and dreams. If I didn't drink this beer, they might be out of work and their dreams would be shattered. think, 'It is better to drink this beer and let their dreams come true than be selfish and worry about my liver.'"
- Babe Ruth
"When we drink, we get drunk. When we get drunk, we fall asleep. When we fall asleep, we commit no sin. When we commit no sin, we go to heaven. So, let's all get drunk and go to heaven!"
- George Bernard Shaw

2016 Tour & Tastings 7/30/16

Mark your calendars! Join us Saturday July 30th for our 5th annual T&T. Beer, Wine, Whiskey, Food & Live music by The Chinchillas. Taste beer made with Bluebell Hopyard hops from 4 different breweries. Your $5 donation gets you a raffle ticket for many great prizes from our generous sponsors. Bring your lawn chairs […]

Front Page Article in Sunday’s Daily Messenger 8/23/15

FARM BUSINESS

By Mike Murphy

FARMINGTON — The air smells like, well, beer. A breeze is blowing on this late afternoon, but rather than cooling things off, it’s only stirring up the hot, sticky air and the aroma of hops, a key ingredient that gives certain beers their bitter taste. A cold beer just […]

2015 HOPYARD TOUR & TASTINGS

Saturday, August 1st Noon–5 pm

Beer Lovers and Hop-heads. Mark your calendars!

Want to learn more about hops, how they grow, and the way they help make delicious craft beer? What better way than to enjoy some fantastic craft beer brewed by local breweries with those very hops? Come join Bluebell Hopyard owners Kurt and […]

2014 Harvest Sold Out

Our 2014 hop harvest has sold out. For those interested in placing advance orders for the 2015 hop harvest, please contact Kurt at Info AT BluebellHopyard DOT com for prices and availability. Being our fourth year we are expecting a great crop of all our varieties.